Later this year, Academy Award winner Tom Hanks returns to the big screen in Captain Phillips. The film is based on a true story which took place in 2009, and is about a captain on a US flagged shipped being hijacked by Somali pirates.
A portion of the movie was filmed on an actual [...]
The teaser trailer to Diana, the biopic on featuring Naomi Watts as the late Princess of Wales, was released today. Featuring no dialogue, the clip shows various shots of Princess Diana in the public eye, at home, doing humanitarian work, and off on vacation. The trailer ends with the tag line “the legend is never [...]
Directed and written by Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, The Way Way Back centers on a 14-year-old’s (Liam James) coming of age during a summer vacation with his mom (Toni Collete) and her boyfriend (Steve Carell). Sam Rockwell plays a Water Wizz water park manager who befriends the teenager, and it’s a bond which [...]
Benedict Cumberbatch is currently starring as Kahn in Star Trek Into Darkness, where he has received great reviews. Later this year, Cumberbatch returns to the big screen as WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, who released classified information to the public in the drama The Fifth Estate. The film is directed by Academy Award winner Bill Condon. [...]
Grammy award winning rock band Halestorm have made their presence felt this week at E3 2013, as they headline the new video for Bandfuse: Rock Legends. Enabling players to connect real guitars, basses, and microphones to consoles, the game enables jamming on a diverse set of songs from such artists as Slash (who’s on the [...]
Since it’s the week of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, a plethora of announcements have dominated the gaming landscape.
Case in point - NeocoreGames has just announced that they are working on The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II for PC, even though the first installment was recently released via Steam on Windows. Nevertheless, this [...]
Although Johnny Depp’s career will always be intricately linked with Tim Burton’s body of work, filmmaker Gore Verbinski’s 2003 smash The Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl completely changed Depp’s career. Verbinski directed the first three Pirates films and within the past decade Depp has transformed himself into a bonafide box [...]
Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of checking out the charming comedy Starbuck, a feature directed by Ken Scott about a slacker (Patrick Huard) who discovers he’s the father of 533 kids thanks to his past exploits as a sperm donor.
That picture has now been made, with Scott once again directing, [...]
Michael Douglas turned in one of his best performances as a drug czar in Steven Soderbergh’s masterwork Traffic, and now years later their collaboration comes full circle with the HBO feature Behind the Candelabra, a project based on Scott Thorson’s relationship with Liberace.
Soderbergh actually approached Douglas about playing the performer on the [...]
Fans of director Edgar Wright’s features Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz are probably ecstatic over the debut of his new film The World’s End, which yet again features the comedic talents of Simon Pegg and Nick Frost.
Pegg, who reprises his role as Scotty in Star Trek Into Darkness, plays a 40-year-old [...]